Led by freshman medalist James Swan, the North Idaho men won a fourth straight Northwest Athletic Conference golf championship last week at Apple Tree Golf Course in Yakima by 14 strokes over Bellevue with CC Spokane another stroke back in third.

Swan shot 3-over 147 (73-74) to win the individual title. Sophomore Zach Martin of Spokane (150) placed fourth and NIC freshman James Baldauf

(151) was in a five-way tie for fifth.

Spokane finished second in the women’s tournament, 12 strokes back of champion Bellevue, with NIC third. Cardinals’ freshman Bella Gopwani (160) tied for second behind Bellevue champion Sarah Lawrence (150). CCS teammates Alyssa Amann (161), a sophomore from West Valley, and freshman

Courtney Stratton (167) were fourth and fifth, respectively.